PSU Men’s Ice Hockey players named to MASCAC All-Academic Team

PSU Men’s Ice Hockey players named to MASCAC All-Academic Team

14 Panthers recognized for work in the classroom

            PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Fourteen members of the Plymouth State University men's ice hockey program were among those honored by the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) with selection to the league's Winter 2018 All-Academic Team.

            Student-athletes that compete in championship varsity sports during the course of the winter athletic season and have achieved a 3.20 cumulative or semester-based grade point average during the semester are eligible for selection to the team.

            Plymouth State University is an affiliate member of the MASCAC in the sports of football and men's ice hockey.

            PSU finished the season with a 19-5-2 record while winning its sixth regular season MASCAC title in seven years. The top-seeded Panthers were upset in the semifinal round of the MASCAC Tournament by fourth-seeded University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

            A list of the PSU student-athletes to earn recognition is included below. The complete MASCAC release is available at

Student-Athlete Class Major Hometown / Previous Organization
Henrik Axelson Fr.           Finance Danderyd, Sweden / Ogden Mustangs
JR Barone Fr. Business Administration West Chester, Pa. / Philadelphia Jr. Flyers
Victor Bergstrom So. Business Management Angelholm, Sweden / Aston Rebels
Quinn Carroll Jr. Accounting Amherst, N.H. / Lone Star Brahmas
Cole Crawford Fr. Business Administration Alpharetta, Ga. / Boston Bandits
Jake Gerbner Fr. Finance Havertown, Pa. / Kindersley Klippers
Christian La Croix Fr. Criminal Justice Northford, Conn. / CT Oilers
Tim Larocque So. Business Administration Middleboro, Mass. / Boston Bandits
Peter Laviolette Fr. Sports Management Nashville, Tenn. / Proctor Academy
Drake Longaker So. Business Administration San Jose, Calif. / Northern Cyclones
Thierry Messervier So. Accounting Montreal, Que. / Cumberland Grads
Caleb O'Brien Sr. Finance Saginaw, Mich. / Corpus Christi Ice Rays
Andreas Pettersson      So. Business Administration        Trollhattan, Sweden / Ogden Mustangs
Ryan Stevens Jr. Business Administration Colleyville, Texas / Dubuque Fighting Saints  



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